Oscar winning producer and director Danny Boyle is reported to have signed up Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan in his next film titled “Bombay Velvet” Which is also based on the city of Mumbai. It is a thriller period film set in the 1940s to be directed by Anurag Kashyap. The film, based on real incidents, is expected to go on the floors next year.
The film has three parts with a new actor playing the lead in the second part while Aamir will be the protagonist in the third part. If sources are to be believed, Boyle had been looking for a lead actor for the first part and decided to get Shah Rukh Khan on board.
Bollywood is excited at the capacity of Danny Boyle to rope in two super stars for his film.